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Guide to Academic Research: Home

This guide points you to good places to get academic research both through our resources and the San Francisco Public Library.

General searching

Finding articles in print

If you cannot access an article through UHS, SFPL, or other online sources, you can often get a print copy of the article. I have found these two methods helpful:


These three databases are good sources for academic articles that you can access directly through UHS. When you use these links you can authenticate from anywhere and search their holdings. I find that advanced searching limiting to full-text is helpful.